Language of the Day for 10 May 2013

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Haida, Northern [hdn]

A language of
Canada
Population
30 in Canada (1995 M. Krauss). Population of 270 reported in 2001 census may include Northern [hdn] and Southern [hax] Haida. Population total all countries: 45. Ethnic population: 750 (Golla 2007).
Status
8a (Moribund).
Language Use
Shifting to English [eng]. Speakers 50 and older.
Language Development
Radio programs. Dictionary. Grammar. Bible portions: 1891–1899.